This is a highly decorative antique Regency Gonçalo Alves and brass inlaid writing and stationery slope of rectangular shape, circa 1820 in date.
The box is profusely inlaid with decorative brass foliate scrollwork decoration and features recessed brass military handles to the sides.
The interior is beautifully finished in the original red suede writing surface and has the two original glass inkwells with bronze lids.
The slope has a secret compartment with three small drawers hidden under the writing surface which is opened with a spring lock under one of the ink wells.
It has the original working lock with key.
This is a highly decorative piece which will make a statement once placed on any period desk.
In excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 16 x Width 35 x Depth 24
Dimensions in inches:
Height 6 inches x Width 1 foot, 2 inches x Depth 9 inches
Our reference: 09637
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